25-11-1892: St Jude’s Anglican Church, Carlton, Victoria.

Artist/Studio: Brooks, Robinson & Co, Melbourne. c.1892.
Location: Carlton, Victoria, Australia.
Building: St Jude’s Anglican Church, Carlton.
Memorial: N/A.
Donor: Mr. John Pigdon.
Photos dated: 26th September 2010.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

The Argus, Melbourne, Vic, Friday 25th November 1892, page 5.

“A very handsome memorial window has been presented to St. Jude’s Church of England, Carlton, by Mr. John Pigdon, and will be placed in position by Sunday next. The window, which is the work of Messrs. Brooks, Robinson, and Co., of Elizabeth-street, represents the three Marys standing by the tomb of Christ on the morning of the resurrection. Behind the open tomb are the two angels – one pointing upward, in answer to the question expressed in the wondering faces of the three women. The canopy and base of the window represent fifteenth-century tabernacle work, and the whole has been very beautifully executed.”


See Biography: John Pigdon (1832-1913)


If you have a genuine interest please leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s